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Dr. Carla F Fernando-Gilday Is this you?

About Dr. Carla F Fernando-Gilday

Dr. Carla F Fernando-Gilday, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Albany, NY. She has 26 years of experience. Her specialties include Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology. Dr. Fernando-Gilday has received 2 awards. She speaks English.

Rating Overview

39 Ratings with 9 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Carla F Fernando-Gilday is Great. Dr. Carla F Fernando-Gilday has been rated by 39 patients. From those 39 patients 9 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Carla F Fernando-Gilday is 4.1 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Albany Gastroenterology Consultants

1375 Washington Ave Ste 101
Albany, NY 12206
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Specialties

Dr. Carla F Fernando-Gilday has the following 2 specialties

  • Internal Medicine

    An internist is a physician who focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of conditions that affect the adult population—both acute and chronic.
    These doctors are often who adults see as their primary physicians because they treat a broad range of illnesses that do not require surgical or specialist interventions. They also work to help a patient maintain optimal health in order to prevent the onset of disease.
    In addition to treating the common cold and flu, internists also treat chronic diseases like diabetes and heart disease.

  • Gastroenterology

    A gastroenterologist is a specialist in diagnosis and treatment of conditions involving the digestive/gastrointestinal (GI) tract. These doctors are experts on how food moves through the digestive system and is chemically broken down, with nutrients being absorbed and waste excreted. You might see this kind of doctor if you are experiencing any number of stomach issues, some of which might be severe diarrhea, irritable bowel syndrome, hemorrhoids, ulcers, acid reflux, Crohn's disease and more.

  • Expertise

    10 Expertise

  • Acid Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Celiac Disease
  • Hepatitis C
  • Colonoscopy
  • Acid Reflux Disease (Gastroesophageal Reflux / GERD)
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Constipation

Reviews

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Fortunate to have her in our area

Very professional, efficient, wonderful bedside manner. Credentials are impressive.

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personable but the office is disorganized

Dr. seemed very thorough and pleasant, but there were so many missteps by the office staff, that after two visits, I was not comfortable going back. One time they put me with the wrong doc. Another time, Dr. Gilday kept me waiting almost 90 minutes. and said office staff did not tell her I was there. The person who weighed me was strange and made a rude comment about my weight.

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Five Stars

Excellant Doctor Gilday always pleasant

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Four Stars

The dotctor is good but the practice is too big. I had lots of mix-ups-mostly clerical errors, but I also went through a big ordeal when I called just for a routine matter-so many times I had to call back. I would not recommend this practice unless you are a very patient patient.

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Watch out for this doctor

Dr. Carla Fernandez Gilday overdosed me twice on Fentanal during routine colonoscopies. When I complained and said I didn't want Fentanal anymore, she gave it to me forcibly. It was a horrifying experience .

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  • Awards

    2 Awards

  • Patients' Choice Award (2016, 2011)

    Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011, 2016)

    Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.

  • Education

    26 Years Experience

  • University Of Massachusetts Medical School

    Graduated in 1992

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Carla F Fernando-Gilday accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna Elect Choice EPO
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna NYC Community Plan
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Capital District Physicians Health Plan
    • CDPHP HMO
    • CDPHP New York State of Health - Small Business
    • CDPHP PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • Connecticare
    • Connecticare Flex Connecticut
  • Empire BCBS
    • Empire Blue Priority EPO
    • Empire HMO
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • HIP of NY
    • Emblem HIP Select PPO
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • MVP Health Plan
    • MVP HMO
    • MVP Preferred PPO
    • MVP Premier Plus HMO Small Groups
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO
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Locations & Directions

Albany Gastroenterology Consultants, 1375 Washington Ave Ste 101, Albany, NY
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